Africa Research


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Personnel

Neal S. Eash
Professor
Soil Science

David Wheeler Hughes
Professor
Greever Chair of Agribusiness

Bode Adebowale Olukolu
Assistant Professor

 

News

Development of Novel DNA-Based Methods for Detection of Bt Resistant Fall Armyworms, 5/31/2018

Faculty 360 | Nour Abdoulmoumine, 9/17/2015

IFDC Tours WTREC, 8/21/2013

Video


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Our Stories: Dr. Neal Eash 
This episode features Dr. Neal Eash, associate professor in Biosystems Engineering and Soil Science.


 

Recent Publications

Development and characterization of 13 polymorphic microsatellite loci for Cryptolepsis sanguinolenta, an African antimalarial plant.  Amissah, J. N., P. A. Wadl, D. Hadziabdic, S. L. Boggess, and R. N. Trigiano.  2017.  HortScience.

Comparative molecular analyses of invasive fall armyworm in Togo reveal strong similarities to populations from the eastern United States and the Greater Antilles Nagoshi, R. N., D. Koffi, K. Agboka, K. A. Tounou, R. Banerjee, J. L. Jurat-Fuentes, and R. L. Meagher.  2017.  PloS ONE, 12(7): e0181982. [Abstract]

Preliminary evidence for the production of anti-sperm antibodies and a link to infertility in captive African elephants (Loxodonta africana).  Rispoli, L. A., A. Schweighart, Z. Dye, F. Knightly, E. Peterson, P. Flora, C. Neatour, B. Whitebread, J. L. Edwards, and K. Terrell.  2017.  38th Annual Elephant Managers Association Conference.

Preliminary evidence for the production of anti-sperm antibodies and a link to infertility in captive African elephants (Loxodonta Africana).  Rispoli, L. A., Z. Dye, A. Schweighart, F. Knighty, J. L. Edwards, and K. Terrell.  2017.  Society for Study of Reproduction.

Soil carbon stocks in conservation agriculture systems in southern Africa.  Cheesman, S., C. Thierfelder, N. S. Eash, G. Kassie, and E. Frossard.  2016.  Soil and Tillage Research, 156:99-109.

Guest Editors’ Introduction to Special Issue on Emerging Research In Business and Economics Across Countries Trejo-Pech, C., and J. F. Manley.  2016.  Journal of International Business and Economy, 17(2): 1-5. [Abstract]

Finding the truth in wishful thinking: An on-farm study on maize-based conservation agriculture systems in southern Africa.  Cheesman, S., E. Frossard, and C. Thierfelder., and J. Six.  2015.  Ph.D. Dissertation.

Africanized Bees - Better Understanding - Better Prepared Moore, P., J. A. Skinner, and M. E. Wilson.  2015.  eXtension Bee Health Web based Review Publication.

African farmers look to the future with a sense of urgency and quiet resolve Ray, D. E., and H. D. Schaffer.  2015.  MidAmerica Farmer Grower, 36(2). January 9, 2015.

An African reforestation project that strengthened economic and community development Ray, D. E., and H. D. Schaffer.  2015.  MidAmerica Farmer Grower, 36(16). April 17, 2015.

Why is socially-just climate change adaptation in sub-Saharan Africa so challenging? A review of barriers identified from empirical cases Shackleton, S., G. Ziervogel, S. Sallu, T. Gill, and P. Tschakert.  2015.  WIREs Climate Change.

Suitability of maize-based conservation agriculture systems in Southern Africa--an on-farm study.  Cheesman, S., C. Thierfelder, N. S. Eash, and E. Frossard.  2014.  World Congress on Conservation Agriculture.